visión de conjunto:Críticas Romance and heartache and doom oh my! This beautifully written and researched account . . . reads like a novel with rich and evocative language. --The New York Times Book Review For readers discovering the wonder of Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights this collective biography of the Bronte family fills in fascinating detail of their personal and public lives . . . [a] stirring biography. --Booklist starred review Gracefully plotted carefully researched . . . A solid and captivating look at these remarkable pioneers of modern fiction. --Kirkus starred review A detail-rich look at the lives of the Bronte sisters whose work shocked entertained and provoked the minds of their Victorian audiences. . . . . A comprehensive introduction to the authors behind some of the most-studied novels in English literature. --Publishers Weekly starred review For anyone who has ever loved the romantic yet melancholy Heathcliff or the determined Jane Eyre this book belongs on your shelf. --The Huffington Post This biography for middle-schoolers introduces a fascinating close-knit family with lively imaginations who liked nothing better than to run free on the moors that surrounded their home and make up stories and poems about imaginary kingdoms. --Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books If you're in search of a readable yet detailed biography of the Bronte sisters then look no further than Reef's account an ideal supplement to any student's reading of the Bronte classics. --EW.com Reseña del editor The Bronte sisters are among the most beloved writers of all time best known for their classic nineteenth-century novels Jane Eyre Charlotte Wuthering Heights Emily and Agnes Grey Anne. In this sometimes heart breaking young adult biography Catherine Reef explores the turbulent lives of these literary siblings and the oppressive times in which they lived. Bronte fans will also revel in the insights into their favourite novels the plethora of poetry and the outstanding collection of more than sixty black-and-white archival images. A powerful testimony to the life of the mind. Endnotes bibliography index. Biografía del autor The award-winning Catherine Reef is the author of more than forty nonfiction books for young readers including Jane Austen: A Life Revealed among many other biographies. She lives in College Park Maryland. Visit her at www.catherinereef.com.